Wednesday, 26 January 2011

Tunisia issues warrant for ousted leader, family members

The restive North African nation of Tunisia has issued an international arrest warrant for its ousted president, his wife, and several members of their families, Tunisian media reported.

http://edition.cnn.com/2011/WORLD/africa/01/26/tunisia.warrant/index.html


Forgotten archive reveals true story behind King\'s Speech

There were always three pictures of King George VI on the mantelpiece of the various houses Mark Logue lived in when he was growing up -- including one signed and dated by the king on the day of his coronation -- but as a boy in the 1970s and 1980s, Logue doesn\'t remember wondering why.

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Monday, 24 January 2011

Russian authorities: Terrorist bombing at Moscow airport kills 35

Terrorists detonated a bomb at Moscow's busiest airport on Monday, killing 35 people and wounding 152, Russian authorities said. http://edition.cnn.com/2011/WORLD/europe/01/24/russia.airport.explosion/index.html?hpt=T1

Sunday, 23 January 2011

Why did Google's Eric Schmidt step down?

Apple isn't the only high-profile tech company that announced a major change in its executive ranks this week. http://edition.cnn.com/2011/TECH/web/01/20/google.schmidt/index.html?hpt=C1

Wednesday, 19 January 2011

Bend it like Bhutia: Meet India's David Beckham

Sitting in the lobby of his team's hotel, it is clear why Baichung Bhutia is often compared to David Beckham. http://edition.cnn.com/2011/SPORT/01/18/football.bhutia.india.interview/index.html?hpt=C1

Union Cabinet reshuffle to take place on Wednesday

The much-talked about reshuffle of the Union Cabinet will take place Wednesday amidst indications that Salman Khurshid, Praful Patel and Jairam Ramesh could be elevated to Cabinet rank. http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Union-Cabinet-reshuffle-to-take-place-on-Wednesday/articleshow/7310257.cms

Tuesday, 18 January 2011

Latest news on Queensland Floods Australia

A NATIONAL disaster is unfolding with flooding affecting vast areas of Australia's east. Live updates will be posted here as they come to hand. Times are in AEDT. http://www.news.com.au/breaking-news/floodrelief/flood-info-centre-updates-reports-warnings-advice-and-how-you-can-help/story-fn7ik2te-1225985436806